Volvo V50
6 reviews
Volvo V50
MSRP Range $29,800-$35,500 Trims2 Combined MPG 22-24 Seats 5

Showing the 2009 Volvo V50 pricing and photos


Model Overview

The current Volvo V50 is a compact car that seats 5. It comes in 2 trims.

The V50 competes with the Saab 9-3, BMW 328 and Audi A4.

Our Take on the Latest Model

Our Take

Volvo's small wagon, the V50, comes in 2.4i and T5 trim levels, the latter of which is only available with all-wheel drive. Competitors include the Audi A4 Avant, Subaru Impreza Outback Sport and Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen.The front-wheel drive T5 has been discontinued. The V50's looks... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • No manual transmission
  • Below-average reliability (turbo versions)
  • Crash tests not available
  • Premium gas preferred
  • Backseat a bit tight

Notable Features

  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • T5 front-wheel-drive version dropped'
  • Sedan version (S40) offered

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 32 reviews across all years

Most Recent Consumer Reviews
2008 V50


by NikitasToy from New Jersey on July 18, 2017

This car is ULTRA SAFE the body is like a tank incognito. It's comfortable to drive long distance...i own n driven this car 90K miles n still runs the same.

2005 V50

Very reliable car

by Trish from Thomasville nc on July 11, 2017

This car is extremely safe and fun to drive . It's a reliable car . 12 years old and still looks and drive like new .

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